SunPower energizes first 57 MW of the 579 MW Solar Star development


US-based energy company MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co. and US-based PV module manufacturer SunPower Corp. announced that the first 57... read more

Explosion at Mitsubishi Materials' Yokkaichi polysilicon plant leaves at least five dead


At least five people are dead after an explosion at a Mitsubishi Materials Corp. polysilicon plant in western Japan. Twelve others were... read more

Suntech's president and interim CEO resigns


Weiping Zhou, the director, interim CEO, interim CFO and president of struggling Chinese solar manufacturer Suntech Power Co. Ltd., has... read more

Hareon to develop 200 MW of PV power plants in northern China


The board of Chinese solar manufacturer Hareon Solar Technology Co. has approved plans to invest 1.78 billion CNY ($294 million) to... read more

Hanwha SolarOne provides Ib Vogt with 20.5 MW of modules for UK solar project


Chinese solar products manufacturer Hanwha SolarOne Co., part of Korea’s Hanwha Group, will supply a subsidiary of Germany-based Ib Vogt... read more

Canadian Solar energizes 10 MW PV power plant in eastern China


Chinese-Canadian solar company Canadian Solar Inc. (CSI) has commissioned a 10 MW PV power plant in eastern China’s Jiangsu Province.... read more

Strata Solar installed 50 MW of ReneSola PV modules in North Carolina in 2013


Chinese wafer and module manufacturer ReneSola Ltd. announced that US solar developer Strata Solar LLC installed over 50 MW of ReneSola... read more

Welspun to develop 150 MW PV project in India's Punjab state


Indian solar developer Welspun Energy Ltd. has signed a memorandum of understanding with the government of the northern Indian state of... read more

Request for proposals - Région Aquitaine (France) first deadline for submission Mar. 28, 2014


The French region of Aquitaine is offering financial support to individuals or companies interested in installing a rooftop PV system... read more

GCL-Poly's independent non-executive director resigns


Qian Zhixin, an independent non-executive director of Chinese polysilicon and wafer producer and solar project developer GCL-Poly Energy... read more